Newport Jazz Festival
|Newport Jazz Festival, Festival Field||July 1, 1965||Joe Williams||Les McCann Trio||Dizzy Gillespie Quintet|
|Newport Jazz Festival, Festival Field||July 2, 1965||John Coltrane Quartet||Thelonious Monk Quartet||Miles Davis Quintet|
|Newport Jazz Festival, Festival Field||July 3, 1965||Duke Ellington Orchestra||Earl "Fatha" Hines||Herbie Mann Octet|
|Newport Jazz Festival, Festival Field||July 4, 1965||Frank Sinatra & Count Basie||Stan Getz Quintet||Wes Montgomery|
Newport Jazz Festival Lineup 1965
THURSDAY - "THE FAMILY OF JAZZ"
· Memphis Slim, piano and Willy Dixon, bass.
· Pete Seeger
· Max Kaminsky, trumpet, Bud Freeman, saxophone, Jack Lesberg, bass,Morey Feld, drums, George Wein, piano.
· Muddy Waters Blues Band
· Dizzy Gillespie Quintet
alto saxophone, Chris
· The Les McCann Trio
drums and Richard
· Modern Jazz Quartet
Connie Kay, drums, Percy Heath, bass,Milt Jackson, vibraharp,
piano and musical director.
· JOE WILLIAMS
FRIDAY AFTERNOON - "THE NEW THING IN JAZZ"
· Jazz Composers Orchestra
under the direction of
Mike Mantler and Carla Bley
withMilford Graves, Jimmy Lyons, Fred Pirtle, Roswell Rudd, Walter Booker, and John Tchicai.
· Archie Shepp Trio
· Paul Bley Quartet
· Cecil Taylor and Group
FRIDAY EVENING - "JAZZ FOR MODERNS"
· Art Blakey Quintet
Gary Bartz, alto saxophone, John Gilmore, tenor saxophone, John Hicks, piano,
Victor Sproles, Jr., bass, and Lee Morgan, trumpet.
· Miss Carmen McRae
Norman Simmons at the Piano.
· The Miles Davis Quintet
· Thelonious Monk Quartet
tenor saxophone, Ben
· John Coltrane Quartet
Elvin Jones, drums, Jimmy Garrison, bass, McCoy Tyner, piano.
SATURDAY AFTERNOON - "DRUM WORKSHOP"
Jones, Joe Morello, Buddy Rich.
· Johnny Coles, trumpet, Billy Taylor, piano, George Coleman, tenor saxophone.
· Jam Session with Buddy Rich, drums, Howard McGhee, trumpet, Sonny Stitt, saxophone,
From Tokyo, Miss Mieko
Hirota, accompanied by Billy
Taylor on the piano, Grady
Tate, drums, Ben
· Dave Brubeck Quartet
alto saxophone, Eugene
Wright, bass, Joe
· Herbie Mann Octet
Herbie Mann, flute, Dave Pike, vibraharp, Jane Getz, piano, Jack Hitchcock, trombone, Mark Weinstein, trombone, Earl May, bass, Bruno Carr, drums, "Patato" Valdes, conga drums.
· Earl "Fatha" Hines
· The Duke Ellington Orchestra,
Louis Bellson on the drums.
SUNDAY AFTERNOON - "JAZZ SHOWCASE"
· Denny Zeitlin Trio
Charlie Haden, bass, Jerry Granelli, drums.
· Wes Montgomery with The Wyton Kelly Trio.
Wes Montgomery, guitar, Wynton Kelly Trio , piano,
Paul Chambers, bass, Jimmy Cobb, drums.
· Johnny Coles, trumpet, George Coleman, tenor saxophone.
· Attila Zoller, guitar, Don Friedman, piano, Lee Konitz, alto saxophone, Larry Ridley, bass, Joe Chambers, drums, Albert Mangelsdorf, trombone.
· The Dollar Brand Trio
· Stan Getz Quintet
Program and festival lineup courtesy of http://newportjazzfest.net/
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